Distorting the Holocaust

The de-Judaization of the Holocaust renders it devoid of its major message.

Jewish Dad Saves Teen’s Life

Coach Steven Greenberg’s quick actions saved the life of a visiting player who suddenly collapsed and was unresponsive.

Steven Spielberg’s Jewish Roots

“Because I am proud of being Jewish, I am worried by the growing anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism in the world.”

Deeper Meaning of 9 Common Jewish Words

Do you know the origins of these Jewish terms?

Remembering Under the Clouds of Anti-Semitism

This year Holocaust Remembrance Day observances are mired in controversy in a number of European countries.

Let Us Remember

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Fake News and Israel

No headline seems too far-fetched when it comes to spreading false news stories about Israel.

Bomb Threats Targeting Jewish Organizations

Despite the fear, parents are keeping their kids in Jewish schools and standing up to evil.

Who Are the Jews?: A Psychologist’s Response

Jews are the most rewarded and most punished people in the history of the world.

Jews and the Circus: 7 Fascinating Facts

Did you know that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is owned by a Jewish family?

Robert Kennedy’s Daughter on Israel

Building a country of courage, democracy and values.

When Your Husband Becomes Ill

Suddenly I woke up on a different planet.

Uncovering Jewish History in Vilna

Cutting edge technology is unearthing fascinating new evidence regarding the Jews of Vilna.

Countering Hate in Montana

Neo-Nazis are planning a march against Jews in a small Montana town. Here's what you can do about it.

Burying Erez Orbach

We buried a beloved son and soldier from our community who was killed in the horrific terror attack in Jerusalem.

The Truth about Palestinians

Does history back up the claim that Palestinians are indigenous to the land of Israel? Promote peace for both peoples; not lies that drive them apart.

Simon Wiesenthal Center’s 2016 Top 10 Worst Anti-Semitic/Anti-Israel Incidents

With anti-Semitism raging on both sides of the Atlantic, here are some of the most troubling incidents targeting the Jewish people this past year.

The Secret Jew & Incredible Survival of his Lost Manuscript

The amazing story of Luis de Carvajal, a secret Jew who was murdered in the 1500s, and the unlikely survival of his handwritten memoirs.

The Year the Maccabees Were Banned From the Temple

Mount Moriah, the Western Wall and the Jewish Quarter have been deemed off-limits to Israelis by last week’s UN edict.

Daniel Kravitz and the Neo-Nazi

The anti-Semite with a “Kill Jews” tattoo had no idea the store owner was Jewish.

Coming of Age at the Kotel

A short slideshow of exceptional images by award-winning photographer Shmuel Diamond.

The Swastika on the Desk

Unsettling times for American Jews as dark clouds of anti-Semitism intrude.

The UN's Version of the Hanukkah Story

Hanukkah reaffirms that for thousands of years Israel - especially the parts referenced by in last week's UN resolution - has been intertwined with Jewish destiny.

Some Amazing Facts about Jewish History

You'll never look at these stats and figures the same way.

Hanukkah & Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

May the Maccabees’ fire of idealism guide us to create a united Jerusalem recognized by all people as Israel’s capital.

Hanukkah: The Holiday of Peace

Why that small flask of pure oil is like the heart of every Jew.

Natalie Portman's Christmas Tree

The actress's desire for a Christmas tree isn't trivial. It represents the contemporary Jew's struggle to hold onto her Jewish identity.

17 Amazing Facts about Olives

There’s more to olives than the Hanukkah miracle.

Dear Fellow Jewish Teens

Growing up I felt like an outsider and didn’t care about being Jewish. Then I started taking a deeper look at my heritage.

Eight Gifts to Inspire our Children

This Hanukkah give the gift of Jewish pride, courage and brotherhood.

Judaism Doesn’t Belong in a Museum

The Hellenists thought Judaism was a thing of the past. Too many Jews feel the same today.

Israel: A Model for Democracy

A wide-ranging interview with French thinker Bernard-Henri Lévy.

Will Your Grandchildren be Jews: Updated

The future of the Jewish people, based on an analysis of the Pew Report on American Jewry.

Searching for a Miracle

Adam Krief's battle with cancer has sadly come to an end.

10 Ways You Can Fight BDS

Don’t be silent. Advocate for Israel.

Common Jewish Words: Their Origins & Meaning

How many of us know the origins and exact meaning of these common Jewish phrases?

Born to Hate Jews

How Kasim Hafeez, a devout Muslim in England, overcame his ingrained hatred towards Israel and the Jews.

Who Is Responsible for the Shuafat Refugee Camp?

Shuafat is an awful place, but people are there because the Arab world and its leaders have kept them there for 68 years.

Why Israel is the World’s Best Nation

The Jewish State keeps showing the world the best humanity has to offer.

Why is France Labeling Jews Again?

France’s decision to label products from Jewish-owned businesses in the Golan, Judea and Samaria smacks of anti-Semitic bigotry.

I Am a Forgotten Jew

In honor of Jewish refugees from Arab lands.

Fire: Prepare to Evacuate

In Mevo Horon, evacuation during Shabbat appeared imminent.

Yoram Raanan’s Art Studio Destroyed in the Fire

2000 original works of art by the incredibly talented painter went up in smoke.

Fidel Castro and the Jews

Some surprising numbers related to Fidel Castro’s relationship with Israel and Jews.

Fostering 187 Children

Shmuel and Yaffa Shecter, Holocaust survivors who moved to Israel, opened their home to anyone in need.

Israel On Fire: Where's the Coverage?

A country burns, yet coverage in the mainstream media is nearly non-existent.

Ruth Gruber: Indomitable Jewish Activist and Legendary Journalist

Ruth Gruber, the journalist, author and activist, has died at the age of 105.

Erasing Golda Meir

Standing up to anti-Israel sentiment on campus and around the globe makes a real difference.

Shabbat Can Do That

The Shabbat Project brought together a million Jews from all walks of life.

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